EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT BY COUNTY
Nebraska - 1990 & 2000
 

1990

2000

  Percent of Population 25 Years & Older: Percent of Population 25 Years & Older:
  That is a High School With a Bachelor's That is a High School With a Bachelor's
  Graduate or Higher Degree or Higher Graduate or Higher Degree or Higher
NEBRASKA 81.8% 18.9% 86.6% 23.7%
         
Adams 81.2% 15.6% 86.3% 19.9%
Antelope 77.5% 9.9% 85.5% 14.3%
Arthur 83.7% 13.8% 89.5% 15.7%
Banner 87.7% 12.0% 94.2% 19.6%
Blaine 85.3% 15.8% 93.4% 12.3%
Boone 76.1% 9.4% 84.4% 13.1%
Box Butte 84.0% 13.0% 88.1% 15.3%
Boyd 72.1% 9.9% 83.0% 12.8%
Brown 79.8% 11.3% 83.3% 17.2%
Buffalo 83.3% 23.7% 89.2% 30.2%
Burt 77.6% 13.5% 84.1% 14.2%
Butler 72.5% 8.0% 83.4% 13.6%
Cass 82.1% 13.6% 89.4% 18.7%
Cedar 75.2% 10.3% 83.5% 13.0%
Chase 79.0% 15.1% 86.4% 16.6%
Cherry 75.2% 13.1% 85.2% 19.4%
Cheyenne 80.3% 15.1% 86.7% 16.8%
Clay 76.9% 11.7% 86.7% 16.2%
Colfax 70.4% 8.5% 72.0% 11.5%
Cuming 71.5% 11.8% 78.7% 12.3%
Custer 80.5% 10.8% 87.5% 16.1%
Dakota 74.9% 11.7% 73.5% 12.4%
Dawes 80.0% 23.1% 86.9% 28.4%
Dawson 78.8% 12.3% 73.6% 14.4%
Deuel 79.2% 12.9% 85.3% 17.4%
Dixon 76.1% 11.0% 82.1% 14.1%
Dodge 78.3% 13.5% 83.5% 15.0%
Douglas 84.5% 24.9% 87.3% 30.6%
Dundy 71.3% 13.0% 82.4% 16.7%
Fillmore 81.4% 11.9% 88.2% 15.7%
Franklin 71.1% 11.8% 85.7% 15.8%
Frontier 81.0% 10.5% 88.3% 17.9%
Furnas 75.3% 12.0% 84.2% 16.1%
Gage 73.7% 11.3% 82.0% 15.4%
Garden 76.4% 13.9% 85.2% 14.2%
Garfield 73.8% 12.9% 81.1% 13.4%
Gosper 79.1% 13.9% 88.9% 17.6%
Grant 89.5% 14.6% 90.3% 24.7%
Greeley 78.9% 11.5% 83.2% 13.5%
Hall 79.3% 14.6% 82.2% 15.9%
Hamilton 79.9% 13.0% 89.6% 18.6%
Harlan 80.9% 12.9% 85.8% 15.3%
Hayes 80.6% 10.7% 89.1% 11.6%
Hitchcock 80.4% 12.1% 85.6% 13.8%
Holt 76.1% 12.8% 84.5% 14.5%
Hooker 79.5% 13.5% 89.7% 15.7%
Howard 75.2% 8.6% 87.2% 14.2%
Jefferson 75.1% 12.7% 84.2% 14.4%
Johnson 73.6% 8.5% 80.4% 14.7%
Kearney 80.3% 17.9% 88.5% 21.3%
Keith 81.5% 13.1% 86.6% 16.8%
Keya Paha 76.8% 8.1% 82.2% 15.7%
Kimball 73.8% 12.7% 84.6% 13.5%
Knox 71.1% 8.8% 82.0% 14.4%
Lancaster 88.1% 27.6% 90.5% 32.6%
Lincoln 81.4% 14.2% 86.3% 16.2%
Logan 82.9% 13.4% 90.8% 10.5%
Loup 78.3% 9.8% 91.8% 13.3%
McPherson 78.0% 9.0% 88.6% 22.2%
Madison 78.3% 13.2% 82.6% 17.0%
Merrick 77.0% 11.7% 85.3% 14.9%
Morrill 74.1% 12.7% 79.4% 14.3%
Nance 71.0% 10.7% 80.6% 11.4%
Nemaha 77.2% 18.5% 85.5% 22.9%
Nuckolls 74.2% 10.1% 84.5% 13.1%
Otoe 77.4% 13.1% 85.6% 18.1%
Pawnee 75.0% 11.1% 83.7% 14.4%
Perkins 79.0% 16.7% 87.1% 17.6%
Phelps 85.0% 15.5% 89.1% 20.4%
Pierce 73.8% 9.1% 84.6% 13.3%
Platte 79.5% 12.8% 84.7% 17.2%
Polk 81.0% 12.4% 86.6% 13.5%
Red Willow 82.2% 14.9% 87.9% 15.2%
Richardson 73.3% 11.7% 81.8% 13.6%
Rock 79.4% 10.1% 87.4% 12.2%
Saline 76.0% 12.6% 81.2% 14.0%
Sarpy 91.0% 25.4% 93.3% 30.2%
Saunders 79.1% 12.0% 86.8% 16.9%
Scotts Bluff 74.3% 13.9% 79.6% 17.3%
Seward 80.5% 14.8% 87.5% 22.6%
Sheridan 74.4% 15.5% 86.1% 17.2%
Sherman 72.2% 11.4% 82.0% 10.8%
Sioux 77.1% 17.8% 86.4% 21.5%
Stanton 79.4% 7.6% 86.2% 13.7%
Thayer 72.7% 10.2% 80.9% 15.0%
Thomas 78.8% 11.4% 83.7% 17.2%
Thurston 70.6% 8.8% 80.4% 12.0%
Valley 75.7% 11.6% 84.7% 16.4%
Washington 82.7% 15.4% 89.7% 22.7%
Wayne 80.4% 19.8% 87.0% 28.0%
Webster 74.0% 10.3% 83.6% 13.7%
Wheeler 79.0% 12.1% 90.8% 14.9%
York 81.8% 13.0% 87.2% 17.0%
Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, 1990 and May 2002.
Last Updated: 5/23/02 8:38
by Nebraska Databook
email: mlundeen@neded.org